Driver (5)

About the Role

We are seeking an experienced Class 5 Driver to join our Operations based in Wanaka. This is a diverse role which will include driving a hook truck and trailer, loader and digger.

There is more to collecting waste than what you might think, our brand new fleet of side load trucks are set up with modern technologies and we all take pride in delivering an essential service to local residents and business. 


We can offer you;

  • A place on our fast growing team where your safety and compliance with driving rules is paramount. 
  • Ongoing training and development.
  • A feeling of pride in delivering an essential service to our community and working for an organisation that is innovative and value focused.
  • Latest technologies on board trucks
  • Opportunities to grow and expand your driving career.


To be successful in this role you need to have

  • A valid NZ Class 5 Licence with relevant driving experience
  • Relevant transport industry knowledge and experience


You will need to be physically fit and have ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team. 

If this is sounds like you, we are looking forward to receiving your application!


In return 

We offer a competitive hourly rate, permanent hours throughout the year, ongoing training and  an opportunity to be part of a great team committed to providing a comprehensive one stop service to meet a broad range of facility, waste, recycling and industrial needs of our clients.


How to Apply

If you believe you have the skills and experience to be a part of this exciting and growing business, please click “apply now”.

Please note: we do not always work to fixed closing dates and may start considering applications as they are received so we encourage you to apply early. 


About Us

Waste Management NZ Limited is New Zealand's leading resource recovery, recycling and waste management provider. We’re committed to safeguarding our beautiful environment through sustainable management of our valuable resources.  Put simply, sustainability is what we do.

We recently joined 60 Managing Directors and Chief Executives from New Zealand’s leading companies to sign the CEO Climate Change Statement, committing us to initiatives that aim to help limit global warming to two degrees.


Where to find us?

If you like to learn more about our business and services please visit us on or

Waste Management is an EEO employer and promotes drug and alcohol free workplaces. Only applications from those with the legal right and ability to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position. 

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: ACAG18121

Location: Wanaka

Closing Date: Wednesday, 10 February 2021